Moderation by EL*C board member Evgenia Giakoumopoulou, Head of the Council of Europe Program Office to Montenegro.
Opening remarks: Sarah Schlitz, Secretary of State for Gender Equality, Equal Opportunities and Diversity, Deputy Minister for Mobility
- Andrea Ayala, feminist lesbian activist and refugee rights advocate from El Salvador
Malin Björk, Member of European Parliament (Swedish Left Party)
Terry Reintke, Member of European Parliament (German Green Party)
Gia Abrassart is an independent journalist and activist of decolonial culture, founder of Café Congo (Brussels)
Andrea Ayala, feminist lesbian activist and refugee rights advocate from El Salvador
Dorottya Rédai, one of the Board Members of Labrisz Lesbian Association, has been named as one of the most influential people of the world on the 2021 TIME100 annual list. She is one of the leaders of the ‘Getting to Know LGBT People’ school program and the coordinator of the ‘Fairyland is for Everyone’ project.
This event is a part of Lesbiennale Arts Festival. The festival focuses on lesbian productions in the arts, culture and politics. The Lesbiennale is a way to escape, distract, celebrate, engage, support, and honour lesbian, bi, queer, trans women who despite their incredible resilience have been hit hard by the pandemic.